glycotrophic

[ glī′kə-trŏfĭk, -trōfĭk ]

adj.

Tending to antagonize the action of insulin and cause hyperglycemia.

Nearby words

  1. glycosuria,
  2. glycosyl,
  3. glycosylated hemoglobin,
  4. glycosylation,
  5. glycosyltransferase,
  6. glycotropic factor,
  7. glycuresis,
  8. glycuronate,
  9. glycuronic acid,
  10. glycyl


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